Gentoo Archives: gentoo-sparc

From: Andrew Ruef <munin@×××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o
Subject: RE: [gentoo-sparc] SOLVED: TCP connect() times out
Date: Sun, 10 Jul 2005 23:16:15
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-sparc] SOLVED: TCP connect() times out by Paul Heinlein
I believe he is speaking in terms of the legality of the RFC :-P


-----Original Message-----
From: Paul Heinlein [mailto:heinlein@××××××.com] 
Sent: Sunday, July 10, 2005 6:06 PM
To: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-sparc] SOLVED: TCP connect() times out

On Sun, 10 Jul 2005, David S. Miller wrote:

> You should inform the person running the firewall in between your > two systems to get their stuff fixed. Silently dropping packets > with the TCP ECN bits set is illegal.
OK. I'll bite. Can you provide me a pointer that spells out the legal[1] ramifications of dropping ECN bits? -- Paul Heinlein <heinlein@××××××.com> [1] Legal in the sense of criminal or civil code, not in the sense of RFC 3360. -- gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list -- gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list